- Arlington, Texas 76096
|2nd||D Murphy homered to right (375 feet).||0||1|
|3rd||I Kinsler homered to left (394 feet).||0||2|
|5th||M Napoli homered to center (421 feet).||0||3|
|7th||C Crawford singled to center, K Youkilis scored, J Lowrie to second.||1||3|
|7th||N Cruz homered to right (447 feet).||1||4|
|8th||M Young doubled to deep left, A Blanco scored, I Kinsler to third.||1||5|
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